Institute for Sexual Minority Studies and Services

Camp fYrefly


Description
Provides a summer camp style leadership retreat for sexual and gender diverse youth and allied youth.

Service offers:

  • an annual summer leadership retreat for sexual and gender minority, such as 2-Spirit, lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer (2SLGBTQ+) youth and allied youth
  • leadership skills and personal resiliency development for youth to become agents for positive change in their schools, families, and communities

Includes:

  • camps in Alberta (north and south), Saskatchewan, and Ontario
Affiliation: Camp fYrefly Alberta South is partnered with the Centre for Sexuality; Camp fyrefly Ontario is partnered with Trent University; Camp fYrefly Saskatchewan is partnered with OUTSaskatoon and UR Pride (University of Regina).
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 2-Spirit, lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, (2SLGBTQ+) youth
  • 14 to 24 years
Application Process
Service Access: Application Required, To access service:Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-492-4909
Fax
780-492-2024
Web Site
http://www.campfyrefly.ca
Email
fyrefly@ualberta.ca
Languages
American Sign Language (ASL); English - American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation available if needed.
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Contact for details.

Fee Reduction: Yes,

Travel bursaries may be available to help youth from rural and remote areas attend.

Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: Yes - Includes:
  • accessible parking
  • ramps
  • automatic doors
  • elevators
  • accessible washrooms
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
October 27, 2020